The Gap Partnership joins the MCA


The Management Consultancies Association is delighted to announce that The Gap Partnership is the latest management consulting firm to join the Association.

The Gap Partnership are the global market leaders in negotiation, specialising wholly and exclusively in this discipline. Over 500 corporate clients from a diverse range of sectors have chosen The Gap Partnership as their preferred negotiation partner. The Gap Partnership provide their clients with total negotiation solutions including consulting, capability development programmes and online services. Their consulting proposition equips clients with the tools to optimise their negotiation outcomes by using their unique end-to-end methodology, expertise and experience to help plan, prepare and execute important negotiations. In doing so clients are able to assess and manage the balance of power, create value and achieve exceptional ROI.

Graham Drew, Global Head of Consulting said:

“The Gap Partnership are delighted to become members of the MCA. As the global leaders in a business critical discipline that is relevant to everyone – that of negotiation – we are always looking at ways to adopt and contribute to consulting best practice in order to better serve our clients. We believe that there is a natural fit between ourselves and the MCA, sharing the same qualities of professionalism, excellence and accessibility and we look forward to making our contribution to the Association and its members”

Alan Leaman, Chief Executive of the MCA said:

“We are pleased to welcome The Gap Partnership into the MCA. They have an outstanding track-record in their consulting on negotiation skills and approaches and we’re looking forward to them bringing that insight into the MCA and the wider membership.”

The MCA's member companies comprise over 60 per cent of the UK consulting industry in fee income, employ around 38,000 consultants and work with over 90 of the top FTSE 100 companies and almost all parts of the public sector. All members adhere to the MCA Code of Practice that provides the consultancy buyer with reassurance that MCA firms maintain the highest standards.

More information on The Gap Partnership can be found at


For more information, please contact
Kevin Kear
Marketing Manager
Management Consultancies Association
Tel: 020 7645 7953

The Management Consultancies Association (MCA)

The MCA is the representative body for management consultancy firms in the UK. Its mission is to promote the value of management consultancy for the economy and society as a whole. The MCA's member companies which is over 60 per cent of the UK consulting industry, employ around 38,000 consultants and work with over 90 of the top FTSE 100 companies and almost all parts of the public sector. The UK consulting industry is amongst the best in the world and a vital part of the business landscape.

Compliance with the MCA's tough entry criteria and rigorous Code of Practice means that MCA member companies are widely acknowledged to provide high quality services to their clients.